Back to the phuture returns to the half moon for the second instalment of their new monthly residency. Renowned as a major draw at bestival, back to the phuture travels through time joining the musical dots of the past, present and phuture in their own immaculate style. By combining both new and established artists and DJs in one night, back to the phuture introduces audiences to brand new bands, and new bands get to play alongside their heroes and influences.Following january’s success with live acts pigbag and perhaps contraption, the line up for friday features 23 skidoo influential funk experimentalists whose industrial grooves have been sampled by everyone from future sound of london to the chemical brothers who used the song 'coup' as the basis for their song 'block rockin’ beats', 23 skidoo are a musical art collective who have repeatedly had a good idea. And then headed in entirely the opposite direction, because they can.
\nMekon: John gosling is a british electronica producer and DJ. He has worked with artists such as Schoolly D, Marc Almond, Bobby Gillespie and Afrika Bambaataa amongst others.
\nMark jones: mark is the founding father of wall of sound and as such brings excitement and enthusiasm that helps keep the blood pumping. He has been responsible for discovering, signing and releasing music from.
- Featured Artist:
- Mekon, Mark Jones